* * * * * T U E S D A Y * * * * * A P R I L 25th * * * * * D A Y 115 of 2017 * * * * *
It’s Hug a Plumber Day ! Will they charge you for that ?
It Hairstylists Appreciation Day. I think I’d be more likely to hug one of them
Work began on the Suez Canal in 1859
Delegates from around 50 nations met in San Francisco to form the United Nations in 1945
The double helix structure of DNA was discovered in 1953
Colorado became the 1st state to legalize abortion in 1967
In the News: Man rescued from floodwaters in Wilkes…Taylorsville woman arrested in Catawba County…Statesville man charged with statutory rape…Woman found dead in Statesville street…Two wild car chases, one ends near Alexander County line…
Some more shower activity early but things are looking brighter
Cougar Baseball and Softball begin crucial week….Cougar Golf Team has rough day…Pfeiffer Softball clinches Conference Crown…Tar Heel Basketball roster is going to change a lot, Duke’s too…NBA Playoffs trundle along…Best record in Major League Baseball belongs to (Drum roll please) Baltimore Orioles
Happy Birthday: Al Pacino, Talia Shire, Renee Zellweger, Joe Buck, Tim Duncan, Sara Paxton
It’s rained so much my driveway is covered in worms but the rumor that someone caught a 4 pound Bass in their kiddie pool is unfounded.
How many states have you visited ? A survey says that 48% of us have visited 10 or less of our 50 states. I’ve counted and I think I’m at 25. I’d sure like to visit them all.
Listen this morning and win a ticket to MerleFest !
Quote of the Day: “Only dead fish swim with the stream”…Unknown